Charlotte Burns has appeared in local and national press (incl radio) as well as writing for numerous publications and online media.

She’s currently the senior editor at one of the UK’s largest financial websites, which has over 20 million monthly views.

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Most frequency featured publications

Charlotte was a writer/researcher at MoneySavingExpert for three years, within that time getting her own DealsHunter blog. Here are some notable pieces:

‘Free’ Subway rumour – it could bag you free breakfast - Jul 2014

£7.50 champagne trick? Min 6 bottles (RRP £18) - Oct 2014

Always get your herbs for half-price - May 2014

Bag 15% off school uniforms & you might even get free embroidery - Aug 2014

Buy £1.50 frozen pizza, get UNLIMITED free pizzas till Oct - Sep 2014

Can you find ‘em? Norwegian Air London to LA flights from £330 rtn - Nov 2014

Can you haggle with your local hairdresser? - Jun 2014

Fill your Boots with this discount trick - Mar 2014

Find a hunk & get a free bottle of Diet Coke - Jul 2014

Find out what’s in the Next sale before it starts - Sep 2014

Finish your pen and get a tenner - Oct 2014

Get unlimited £6 baby gift sets for £1 - May 2014

Ghoulish glitch? 1p Cadbury Screme Eggs - Oct 2014

Got British Bake Off fever? Get your baking goods for a quid - Oct 2014

How to save £100s by taking couponing to the max - Nov 2014

How to slash the cost of your daily cuppa - Jul 2014

How to spot a review you can trust - Jul 2014

How your kids can grab a Blue Peter badge to get free entry to 200+ attractions, incl Diggerland, London Zoo - Sep 2014

Make your toddler’s first shoes last longer - Sep 2014

Must-have action figures for £1? You’d better Belieb it - Aug 2014

Pre-packed vs individual groceries – what’s cheapest? - Aug 2014

The battle of the shower gels: Which one is truly mint? - Aug 2014

The top ten toys your kids will want for Christmas and where they are on sale - Sep 2014

This is not just a bargain… it’s an M&S bargain! - Apr 2014

Top moneysaving tips for cash-strapped students - Sep 2014

Want a beach body? Get 75% off your fitness gear - Apr 2014

Wear a dressing gown and get a free £5 breakfast - Oct 2014

Charlotte was an editor for two years at Student Money Saver, the UK’s biggest student money saving website. Some notable articles she has written include:

A-Level results day: everything you need to know - Aug 2015

Amazon covers Zombie Apocalypse in T&Cs - Feb 2016

Are you owed money? 24% of students won't ask for money back - Nov 2016

BBC release app that knows what music you like, cuts out DJ chatter... but we hate it - Feb 2016

Best graduate bank accounts guide - 2018/19 - Aug 2018

Black Friday has been banned - Nov 2015

Blag a free flight upgrade - Mar 2015

Everything you need to know about warranties - Jul 2015

Flight delayed? Get up to £430 compensation (it's free to do!) - Jul 2015

Flight loophole - slash the price of your flight in half - Feb 2015

Fraudsters target student loan instalments - Apr 2016

How I went on holiday to NYC for £500 incl 4 star hotel & flights - Mar 2015

How someone got a $60,000 first class flight for $300 - Oct 2015

How to make money on YouTube - Oct 2015

How to Womble (and make £100's at the supermarket) - Jan 2019

KFC bans under-18's from accessing chicken - Mar 2016

Mastercard want your selfies for payment ID - Feb 2016

Netflix and Chill is a lie - that's science! - Jun 2016

Netflix hack - Access USA Netflix to get 1000s of extra films - Mar 2015

Shoe trick - slash the price of your UGGs, Nike and Converse. - Jul 2015

Student sneaks in Buckingham Palace to try and stab the Queen - Aug 2016

Students miss exams because of Glastonbury traffic chaos - Jun 2016

Tesco loophole - Get £60 Tesco food shop - Mar 2015

The 9 biggest financial mistakes you can make as a student - Jul 2015

The future is here - hoverboards actually exist! - Aug 2015

There's ANOTHER hidden Facebook inbox - Apr 2016

Using Crayola coloured pencils as make-up? We're not sure about this... - May 2015

16 tips from UK money bloggers to make sure you have a financially healthy 2017 - Dec 2016

Black Friday bargain hunting experts share their top tips to help you get the best deals - Nov 2019

Boots launches 90% off sale in stores as shoppers snap up bargains - Feb 2019

Cash-savvy female bloggers share tips to save as you shop on International Women’s Day - Mar 2019

Check your Nectar account NOW as some Sainsbury’s shoppers are missing hundreds of points - May 2017

Ex-McDonald’s worker’s top 6 tips and tricks to win Monopoly prizes - Apr 2019

From the best time to shop and cheap perfume dupes, 9 ways to save money at Lidl - Mar 2019

Here’s why McDonald’s Coke tastes better than every other fast food chain - Sep 2017

How much are the 2011 Mary Rose and King James Bible £2 coins worth now? - May 2017

How to ALWAYS bag yourself a discount on Dominos Pizza - Jun 2019

How to get all your pancake ingredients for free – including a jar of nutella - Feb 2018

How to get FREE food at KFC by ‘wombling’ – but be prepared to get pretty dirty - Jun 2017

Meet the money bloggers who swear you can make an EXTRA £1,000 in January, without leaving your home - Dec 2016

Meet the top cash-savvy women to follow online who will help you get out of debt or double your savings - Apr 2018

Mum’s fury at payday loan companies she claims are targeting low income families in build up to Christmas - Oct 2017

New Job Spotter app can make you £30 in ONE HOUR – and all you need to do is window shop - Mar 2017

Next 50% off sale – 8 ways to save money and get the best bargain - Mar 2019

One ticket is official and the other ISN’T – how you can avoid paying an unfair parking ticket - Jan 2017

Payday loan firm targeting hard-up Brits in Facebook groups charging up to 306% interest - Jan 2019

Poundland has released a new range of sex toys for a quid… so would YOU try them? - Sep 2017

This is the reason you should NEVER bin a receipt – as mum reveals how to make hundreds - Jul 2018

Thrifty money blogger reveals how you can start food planning in 2017… and save a bundle on your shopping - Jan 2017

We put these cut-price Aldi copycats to the test – so can you tell them apart from their high-end rivals? - Sep 2017


Be Clever With Your Cash – Cash Chats 70: Mental health and money w/ guest Charlotte Burns – Oct 2018

Be Clever With Your Cash – Cash Chats episode 34 w/ guest Charlotte Burns – Sep 2017

Huffington Post – My 20k Diet Coke Addiction Was Harder To Quit Than Smoking, And I Bet There Are Thousands Out There Like Me – Jun 2017

Huffington Post – Renting Is Not Dead Money – Owning Your Own Home At 25 Is A Mistake – Feb 2018

Huffington Post – Top Tips on How to Start Budgeting at University – Sep 2015

Money Advice Service – A Level results – can you afford the future? – Aug 2015


The Telegraph – ‘The Great British Broadband Switch has been a long time coming’ – Feb 2020

The Telegraph – Savings on broadband by switching provider? It’s a no brainer – Mar 2020

The Telegraph – Secrets of a Wombler: ‘I make £200 a month gathering discarded supermarket receipts’ – Feb 2016

The Times – Soaked: metered homes pay 60% more for water – Aug 2018

The Times – The best money management apps for Gen Z – Jun 2019